1. ## quadratic quation help

x-(7/2)=(2/x). How do you solve for x?

2. Originally Posted by sinjid9
x-(7/2)=(2/x). How do you solve for x?
Start by multiplying both sides of your equation by x.

3. thanks

4. Originally Posted by sinjid9
i got (x^2)-((7/2(x))=(2x/x)
OK the RHS is just 2.
Now subtract 2 from both sides to get = 0 and you've got a quadratic equation!!